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Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Healthcare research company, Castle Connolly Medical Ltd, assembles an annual list of the nation’s Top Doctors, based upon peer nominations, extensive research and careful review and screening by a doctor-directed research team. Physicians nominate doctors whom they feel are the most outstanding in their medical specialties, in any area of medicine and in any part of the country.
Monday, February 2, 2015
Throughout February, Norwood Hospital will celebrate American Heart Month by promoting heart health, and by joining the American Heart Association’s nationwide Go Red for Women campaign, which raises awareness of heart disease in women.
Monday, December 8, 2014
Five Norwood Hospital physicians who were named to Boston Magazine’s 2014 annual Top Doctors list. The Norwood Hospital physicians are obstetrician/gynecologist John Al-Jamal, MD; pediatrician Jonathan Caine, MD; general surgeon Peter Lydon, MD; family medicine specialist James Macek, MD; and psychiatrist Norman Tabroff, MD.
Poster presented by Norwood Hospital Physician recognized at Annual Meeting of the American Association of Blood Banks
Monday, December 1, 2014
A poster, Reduction of RBC Transfusion in a Multi-hospital Healthcare System Using a Computerized Physician Order Entry Driving a Restrictive Transfusion Strategy, presented by a Norwood Hospital clinicians at the annual meeting of the American Association of Blood Banks, was selected as a Top Abstract Poster.
Monday, November 17, 2014
Norwood Hospital’s Laboratory was recently awarded Accreditation by the College of American Pathologists (CAP) following a standard on-site inspection by the organization. The CAP is the global leader in laboratory quality assurance and the Norwood laboratory is one of only 7,600 CAP-accredited facilities worldwide.
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Norwood Hospital announced that it has received Healthgrades 2015 General Surgery Excellence Award, placing them among the top 10% of hospitals in the nation, according to this year’s evaluation from Healthgrades. Healthgrades is the leading online consumer resource for guiding informed decisions in physician, hospital and care selection.
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Norwood Hospital has joined hospitals across the Commonwealth of Massachusetts by going 100% smoke-free throughout the campus, effective October 1, 2014. The new policy prohibits use of all tobacco products, including cigarettes and e-cigarettes, on the Norwood Hospital campus as well as satellite locations.
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Norwood Hospital, a part of the Steward Health Care System (Steward), and Health Express, a growing urgent care provider in Massachusetts, announced the opening of Health Express with Norwood Hospital at 1345 Boston Providence Highway (Rt. 1 South) in Norwood.
Thursday, May 15, 2014
Steward Health Care System (Steward) announced a new clinical affiliation with AFC Doctors Express Urgent Care (Doctors Express), the largest urgent care provider in New England. The partnership will add nine in-network urgent care centers available to Steward patients and more within the next year.
Monday, May 5, 2014
Norwood Hospital has received the Get With The Guidelines®–Stroke Silver Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart/Association Stroke Association for the treatment of stroke patients.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Norwood Hospital is proud to be among the first in the area to offer 3D mammography (breast tomosynthesis) for routine breast cancer screening.
Friday, February 14, 2014
Norwood Hospital announced today that it has received Healthgrades 2013 Patient Safety Excellence Award™.
Steward Health Care’s Investments at Norwood Hospital Improve Quality of Care and Create Positive Economic Impact on Community
Wednesday, January 29, 2014
Norwood Hospital released an economic impact report for 2010-2012, produced by the Health Business Group, an independent consulting firm in Boston.
Thursday, December 26, 2013
Proceeds to Support Efforts to End Homelessness.
Friday, November 22, 2013
Reminder to Eat Healthy All Year Long. This summer, Norwood Hospital and the Massachusetts Farmers Markets partnered to give qualified patients and their families vouchers toward the purchase of fresh produce at local farmers markets.
Neurologist Alan Kurland, MD, and Mary Richardson Lead Walpole Seniors in Memory Loss vs. Dementia Discussion
Monday, November 11, 2013
Norwood Hospital and the Walpole Senior Center co-hosted a special Continue Wellness event about the differences between memory loss and dementia.
Sunday, September 29, 2013
Norwood Hospital partnered with the Norwood Council on Aging and Norfolk District Attorney Michael W. Morrissey to host Senior Summit.
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
Nowood Hospital physician Dr. John Al-Jamal certified in new urogynecological subspecialty.
Thursday, June 27, 2013
On June 11, 2013, Norwood Hospital invited community members to hear about hospital plans for the future and upgraded services. "I look forward to continuing our conversation to help strengthen our quality services and the patient experience," said Emily Holliman, Norwood Hospital president.
Thursday, June 20, 2013
Nurse Deborah Shulz received the compassionate care award at Norwood Hospital's annual Cancer Celebration of Life event.
Thursday, May 23, 2013
Norwood Hospital presented Ann Sanvile with its 2013 Nurse of Distinction award during National Nurses' Week" in early May.
Thursday, March 7, 2013
Dayna L. Anderson, MD, and John Breda, MD, now accepting appointments for all your health care needs.
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
The Norwood Hospital cancer program has been awarded the Commission on Cancer's Three-Year Accreditation with Commendation.
Sunday, December 30, 2012
Norwood Hospital, a Steward Health Care family hospital, honors three physicians who were named to Boston Magazine’s 2012 annual Top Doctors list.
Wednesday, December 5, 2012
The Department of Public Health recently recognized Norwood Hospital’s Small Miracles Obstetrics Department with its 2012 Breastfeeding Achievement Award. The distinction recognizes hospitals for following best practice in supporting breastfeeding mothers and their newborns.
Wednesday, December 5, 2012
Norwood Hospital was honored for the second time this year with an “A” Hospital Safety Score SM by The Leapfrog Group, an independent national nonprofit run by employers and other large purchasers of health benefits.